Japan Office

With a deep understanding of the Japanese market and a vast network of top-tier talent, we are your trusted partner for finding the right professionals to drive your business forward.

At Ascent Global Partners, we recognize the unique dynamics and nuances of the Japanese employment landscape. We understand that success in this market requires a tailored approach that aligns with local preferences, industry trends, and regulatory frameworks. With our in-depth knowledge of the Japanese business ecosystem, we help our clients navigate the intricacies of talent acquisition, providing a seamless and efficient recruitment experience.

Location

Japan Office

ようこそ

Location

5F VORT Kanda, 1-3-1 Kajicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0044

Assistance hours

Monday – Friday
10:00 – 20:00
Sunday – Saturday
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Areas of Coverage

Industry Specializations

Our Japan team specializes in the following industries.

Our Japan Team

Alex Tempier

Consultant – Financial Services

Primary Coverage: Asset Management
Secondary Coverage: Sell Side Equities
Industry Experience: 20 years
AGP Experience: 1 year
Languages: French & English
Hobbies: Skiing, Hiking & Cooking
Location: Toronto, Canada

Chu Fang Chiang

Principal Consultant – Financial Services

Primary Coverage: Fixed Income
Secondary Coverage: Asset Management & Private Banking
Industry Experience: 20 years
AGP Experience: 8 years
Languages: Japanese, English & Mandarin
Hobbies: Yoga & Cooking
Location: Tokyo, Japan

Fumio Miyanaga

Principal Consultant – Financial Services

Primary Coverage: Sell Side Equities
Secondary Coverage: Investment Banking, PE/VC, Asset Management & Cryptocurrencies.
Industry Experience: 23 years
AGP Experience: 1 year
Languages: Japanese & English
Hobbies: Soccer & Reading
Location: Tokyo, Japan

Hitomi Morinaga

Finance and Administration

Primary Coverage: Finance & Accounting
Secondary Coverage: Adminstration
Industry Experience: 5 years
AGP Experience: 5 years
Languages: Japanese, Tagalog & English
Hobbies: Reading, Cooking & Calligraphy
Location: Tokyo, Japan

John Byrne

Founder & CEO

Primary Coverage: Equity
Secondary Coverage: Legal, Technology & Asset Management
Industry Experience: 20
AGP Experience: 10
Languages: English & Japanese
Hobbies: Music, Crossfit & Psychology.
Location: Tokyo, Japan

Joseph Tuazon

Consultant – Consumer Markets

Primary Coverage: Consumer Markets
Secondary Coverage: Financial Services
Industry Experience: 1 year
AGP Experience: 1 years
Languages: English
Hobbies: Reading, Movies & Listening to Music
Location: Tokyo, Japan

Makiko Hanazawa

Head of HR and Operations

Primary Coverage: HR & Operations
Secondary Coverage: Administration
Industry Experience: 12 years
AGP Experience: 1 year
Languages: Japanese & English
Hobbies: Mountain Walking, Yoga & Cooking
Location: Tokyo, Japan

Pema Chhophyel

Managing Consultant – Consumer Markets

Primary Coverage: Consumer Markets
Secondary Coverage: HR and Accounting
Industry Experience: 13 years
AGP Experience: 1 year
Languages: Japanese, English & Dzongkha
Hobbies: Archery, Hiking & Trekking
Location: Tokyo, Japan

Rikiya Fukuchi

Associate Consultant – Consumer Markets

Primary Coverage: Consumer Markets
Secondary Coverage: Legal
Industry Experience: 1
AGP Experience: 1
Languages: Japanese & English
Hobbies: Cars & Cats
Location: Tokyo, Japan

Tom Donnelly

Principal Consultant – Industrial & Retail

Primary Coverage: Retail
Secondary Coverage: Industry & Technology
Industry Experience: 10 years
AGP Experience: 2 years
Languages: English & Japanese
Hobbies: Music, Gaming & Skateboarding
Location: Tokyo, Japan

Get in touch today

and let us help you find your ideal job or find the perfect candidate.

Whether you’re looking to hire, change your job, understand the market, consult us about salaries or anything else, our team is ready to answer all your questions.